Bassam Hamwi

Bassam joined Morrison Hershfield in 1994, and has been a Principal of the firm and practice lead for Transportation Planning since the year 2000. Bassam has over 25 years of proven experience in delivering engineering solutions to public and private clients in the provinces of Ontario, Alberta and British Columbia. He is a three-time winner of the Carson F. Morrison Awards of Excellence.

Recent Posts

Implications of Introducing Electronic Logging Devices

By Bassam Hamwi|Apr 27, 2017 11:07:00 AM

The federal government has signaled its intent to introduce regulations that replace current requirements for truck drivers to complete paper log books with a mandate that trucks be equipped with Electronic Logging Devices (ELDs). 

Implication of PTTC Policy Shift

By Bassam Hamwi|Apr 7, 2017 10:15:00 AM

Finance Minister Bill Morneau has recently announced the federal government’s intention to phase out its Public Transit Tax Credit (PTTC) effective Jul 1, 2017. The credit, which came into effect on July 1, 2006, allowed regular transit users to reduce their cost of using transit by 15 percent. 

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